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OWSminutes

Audio recordings created by the Minutes Working Group of Occupy Wall Street, documenting General Assembly and Operational Spokes Council meetings.
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OWSminutes
by Lauren Devereaux
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The first file is form the start of the GA through the breakout. The second file starts after the breakout and goes through the end of the meeting.
Topic: NYCGA Minutes
OWSminutes
by Corey Rabinowitz
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Minutes from the NYCSC 2/29/2012
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Topics: OWS, OWS Minutes, OWSminutes, SC, Spokes Council, NYCSC
OWSminutes
by Lauren Devereaux
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The GA moved from Liberty Plaza about 15 minutes into the meeting. The audio is broken up into two files.
Topics: OWS, NYCGA, Occupy House Parties, Emergency Proposal, Minutes
OWSminutes
by Lauren Devereaux
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This meeting is broken up into five files: 1. In Liberty Plaza to discuss moving indoors 2. Short file to confirm those handing out the metrocards will stay and redirect those looking for the GA in the park 3. Meeting resumes in 60 Wall Street, followed by a breakout group 4. Meeting resumes with report backs from the breakout groups, low battery on recorder (changed during a pause in the meeting between proposals) 5. Batteries replaced, recording continues through the end of the GA
Topics: Food Justice working group, Global Justice working group, Facilitation, OWS, NYCGA, Minutes,...
SUMMARY - Proposals *Screen Printing Guild proposal: $3,000 for 20 mobile screen kits to send to other Occupations around the country. RESULT: CONSENSUS *Info/ComHub proposal: Determine which working groups on NYCGA.net are still active with 30 day grace period to show activity/legitimacy. RESULT: MODIFIED CONSENSUS *Laundry proposal: $916 payment to Rafael laundry for costs from before the raid and to get clothes back. RESULT: TABLED *OccupyDignity proposal: $7,350 for Christmas eve 24-hour...
Topics: OWSminutes, OWS, Minutes, General Assembly
OWSminutes
by David Buccola
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Audio recording of the New York City General Assembly Spokes Council meeting held at West Park Presbyterian Church on January 20th, 2012. Produced by the Minutes Working Group. West Park Presbyterian Church Facilitators:Steve & Jo and Marissa taking stack Minutes:David Buccola Meeting began at approximately 8:00pm Announcements: Info-hub, Occupy Phoenix, Billy, Minutes, Strong Women Rules, Tech-ops, Facilitation, and WON. Working Group Report backs: DAP, Educational Empowerment, Tech-ops,...
Topics: minutes, NYCGA, Spokes Council, Occupy Wall Street, OWS, New York City General Assembly,...
OWSminutes
by David Buccola
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Location: Started at Liberty Square then moved to 60 Wall Street then moved back to Liberty Square. Facilitation: Lady, Jason, Yoni, Evan, and Bana. Lady, Jason, and Evan stepped down from facilitation. Bana stepped up and finished out the meeting. Stack Taker: Alia Time Keeper: Evan Minutes: David Announcements: Occupy Williamsburg party, Occupy Town Square, Nan, PR Working group, Occupy Newark, Occupy Long Island (7:00), Occupy Danburry Connecticut Proposal #1: Fun Hub Proposal reached...
Topics: NYCGA, Minutes, New York General Assembly, Occupy Wall Street, OWS, OWSminutes
SUMMARY - Working Group Report Backs *Healthcare for the 99%: Hosting an alternative breakfast on Jan 11 to give people information (this will be outside a formal breakfast of healthcare for for-profit organizations)! *Info/ComHub: Working on bring info desk back to the park, working noon to five, need help from other working groups. *Minutes: We need people! Come help us! *Facilitation: Intro to Direct Democracy and Facilitation training every day, 5:30pm at 60 Wall St *Direct Action: Great...
Topics: OWSminutes, OWS, Minutes, General Assembly
OWSminutes
by Corey Rabinowitz
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Minutes from the NYCGA held on 1/24/2012
Topics: OWS, OWS Minutes, OWSminutes, GA, General Assembly
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Topics: OWSminutes, OWS, Minutes
OWSminutes
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- Working Group Report Backs / Announcements *Music: Saturday at 7:30pm, OWS benefit at Freddieâs Bar in Brooklyn, 627 5th Ave, Sunset Park. Free. Accept donations of cash, winter gear and canned goods. *Sustainability: Have a new how-to video online of how to make your own bike generator. Itâs at Time Upâs website. *Facilitation: Formed a new sub-group for documenting the consensus process. *Think Tank: First mobile Think Tank at Staten Island Ferry Terminal, a success. Let them know if you...
Topics: OWSminutes, OWS, Minutes, Spokes Council
OWSminutes
by Lauren Devereaux
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This meeting is broken up into four audio files. 1. Start of the meeting until the batteries die (Working group reportbacks, start of the proposal to form the Anarchist caucus) 2. Batteries replaced, conclusion of the first proposal, proposal from Kitchen for permission to file for a permit for an event in central park, start of the proposal to provide legal aid and commissary. GA moves to Zuccotti 3. GA continues after a move, small breakout for facilitation discussion 4. Conclusion of GA
Topics: OWS, NYCGA, Minutes, Anarchist, Bail, Commissary, Kitchen
OWSminutes
by David Buccola*
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*There was a battery issue during the meeting and it appears that the first half of the meeting is missing. Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 110 Shemerhorn, Brooklyn, NY Facilitation: Andy & Jo Stack: Stan Time: Corey Minutes: David Buccola Meeting started at 7:30pm Working Groups in Attendance: Town Planning, Queering OWS, Safer Spaces, Occupy the Youth, Fund Hub, Occupy your work place, Anti-Racism Allies, Minutes, Archive, Library, Medic, Tech, Kitchen, Think Tank, SIS Working...
Topics: Spokes Council, Minutes, Operational Spokes Council, OWS, Occupy Wall Street
OWSminutes
by Corey Rabinowitz
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Minutes from the NYCGA held on 1/31/2012
Topics: OWS, OWS Minutes, OWSminutes, GA, General Assembly
SUMMARY Facilitators, Zach, Evan / Stack Taker: Zoë - Working Group Report Backs *Christine OWS works: We have been dealing with individual who misused funds, the GA had allocated $2,000 to complete a space in Harlem volunteer coordination locations, the person involved was the only one who knew the landlord,â¦we donât have access â¦take it as a learning experience. In the past week someone else tried to call TechServe⦠*Alex Boarders â¦bill to OWS, worked out with tech serve...
Topics: OWSminutes, OWS, minutes, General Assembly
Summary Occupy Dignity: Proposal for 100 Days of Occupy 2,150.00-RESULT: Consensus Proposal to stand in solidarity with 32BJ Union Strike and release a supporting statement-RESULT: Tabled Accounting: Proposal to only accept food receipts from working groups with online minutes established and consened on before the food was purchased- RESULT: Passed with MODIFIED CONSENSUS 64 in favor 6 against. One FA: Accounting will release a FAQ packet online and in print explaining the procedures.
Topics: OWSminutes, OWS, Minutes, General Assembly
OWSminutes
by Lauren Devereaux
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The 1/14/2012 Audio is broken up into two files. The spending freeze starts at about one hour into the second (larger) file.
Topics: OWS, NYCGA, Spending Freeze, Movement Building Bus Trip, Minutes
OWSminutes
by David Buccola
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New York City General Assembly Operational Spokes Council Minutes from January 25th, 2012. Location: Quakers Meeting House at 110 Schemerhorn St. Brooklyn, New York Facilitators: Daniel and Danielle Time: Melanie Stack: David Minutes: David Buccola & Jose Working Group Reportbacks (7:46): Infohub, Archives, Outreach, DAP, Library, Arts and Culture, Activist Legal, Town Planning, Sanitation Budget Proposal for Housing (21:00) passed in a modified form. Friendly Amendment to remove three...
Topics: Spokes Council, Minutes, Operational Spokes Council, OWS, Occupy Wall Street
OWSminutes
by Hillel
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No facilitation, so group decided to self-facilitate with just a stack-taker. Most of the SC time was taken talking to each other about views and stories and thoughts.
Topics: OWSminutes, OWS, Minutes, Spokes Council
OWSminutes
by Lauren Devereaux
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Topics: OWS, minutes, nycga
OWSminutes
by Lauren Devereaux
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This GA is broken up into three files 1. The recording starts about one minutes before the GA begins, there is a lot of conversation before the meeting actually starts. There was a disruption and the batteries were changed 2. Short file after the batteries are changed,but the microphone was set to one directional, thus a quick pause 3. The conclusion of the meeting after the recorder is set to the proper setting.
Topics: Minutes, NYCGA, OWS, Call for mass action, suppression of occupy
NYC SPOKES COUNCIL DAY #98 Date/Time: 12/23/2011, 7:30 Location: 56 Walker Street Facilitators: Danielle, Jeff Stack: Jeff Time Keeper: Patrice Vibes: Jo
Topics: OWS, Minutes, OWSminutes
OWSminutes
by Corey Rabinowitz
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Minutes from the NYCSC 2/8/2012
Topics: OWS, OWS Minutes, OWSminutes, SC, Spokes Council, NYCSC
OWSminutes
by Corey Rabinowitz
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Minutes from the NYCGA 2/9/2012
Topics: OWS, OWS Minutes, OWSminutes, GA, General Assembly
OWSminutes
by Corey Rabinowitz
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Minutes from the NYCSC 2/13/2012
Topics: OWS, OWS Minutes, OWSminutes, SC, Spokes Council, NYCSC
- Announcements *Anti-War Working Group: check us out on nycga.net for info about a proposal for international solidarity *Occupy Austin: Doing lots of good work! Have moved nearly one million dollars out of banks into local credit unions. *Think Tank (Aaron): Need more facilitators! E-mail owsthinktank@gmail. Need facilitators in DC for our #J17 action! *Free Society Working Group (Lawrence): Been meeting each week, Sunday, 12-2, Tues, 5-7. Come to the meetings! *Structure (Patrick): Helps...
Topics: OWSminutes, OWS, Minutes, General Assembly
OWSminutes
by David Buccola
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SUMMARY - Proposals *Visions and Goals WG: Breakout Discussion for Draft Visions. RESULT: GROUP DISCUSSION WITH FEEDBACK *Boots of Solidarity Proposal: Budget request for $100/week for gas to travel from occupation to occupation across the US, help network, put everything online, do interviews with people occupying and keep the movement pushing forward. Accepted friendly amendments: Change to a request for $5,200 for one year, up to $100 per week, for gas for Boots of Solidarity. RESULT:...
Topics: NYCGA, Minutes, New York General Assembly, Occupy Wall Street, OWS, OWSminutes
OWSminutes
by David Buccola
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West Park Presbyterian Church Facilitation: Bana and Nathan Stack: Melanie Time Keeper: Gene Minutes: David Buccola Working Group Reportbacks: Minutes, Facilitation, Occupy Farms. Info-hub, Peopleâs Library, Safer Spaces, Direct Action (DA), Archives, Translation. Proposal #1: Safer Spaces Community Agreement did not reach modified consensus. (Started 16:00. Fails modified consensus 1:32). Proposal #2: Seanâs Monthly Budget: Tabled due to a Point of Process; proposals should be proposed by...
Topics: Spokes Council, Minutes, Operational Spokes Council, OWS, Occupy Wall Street
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- Working Group Report Backs *Healthcare for the 99%: Hosting an alternative breakfast on Jan 11 to give people information (this will be outside a formal breakfast of healthcare for for-profit organizations)! *Info/ComHub: Working on bring info desk back to the park, working noon to five, need help from other working groups. *Minutes: We need people! Come help us! *Facilitation: Intro to Direct Democracy and Facilitation training every day, 5:30pm at 60 Wall St *Direct Action: Great action on...
Topics: OWSminutes, OWS, minutes, General Assembly
OWSminutes
by Corey Rabinowitz
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Minutes from the NYCSC 2/14/2012
Topics: OWS, OWS Minutes, OWSminutes, GA, General Assembly
OWSminutes
by Corey Rabinowitz
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Minutes from the Spokes Council held on Feb 6, 2012
Topics: OWS, OWS Minutes, OWSminutes, SC, Spokes Council, NYCSC
OWSminutes
by Corey
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Minutes from the NYCGA meeting on Feb 7, 2012
Topics: OWS, OWS Minutes, OWSminutes, GA, General Assembly